Police warn of Avalon Park barbershop, beauty salon burglaries

Andrew M. Santos

Police are warning business owners of a string of recent burglaries reported at barbershops and beauty salons in Avalon Park on the South Side.

In each incident, a man pried open a door to the closed businesses, Chicago police said. Once inside, the man took televisions and salon equipment, police said.

The incidents happened:

  • Between 8:30 p.m. July 16 and 7:45 a.m. July 17 in the 8500 block of Stony Island;
  • Between 3 p.m. July 24 and 8 a.m. July 25 in the 1400 block of East 87th Street;
  • About 3:45 a.m. July 25 in the 1600 block of East 86th Street;
  • Between 1 p.m. July 28 and 6 a.m. July 29 in the 8300 block of South Stony Island;
  • Between 12 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. July 31 in the 2700 block of East 79th Street;
  • About 2:50 a.m. Aug. 4 in the 1700 block of East 87th
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